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Old Nov 30, 2013, 12:47 PM   #1
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How do I get airdrop to work?

I have it turned on on my Macbook Pro running Mountain Lion

I have it turned on on my iPhone 5s running iOS 7

But they won't see each other.
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I have it turned on on my Macbook Pro running Mountain Lion

I have it turned on on my iPhone 5s running iOS 7

But they won't see each other.
Airdrop is not currently compatible between OS X and iOS.
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Airdrop can't do that. According to the Apple document iOS: Using AirDrop it is not possible.
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Airdrop is not currently compatible between OS X and iOS.
Stunningly unbelievable
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Stunningly unbelievable
I know. I do however think it may eventually come.
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Well, they haven't addressed it in Mavericks
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Well, they haven't addressed it in Mavericks
No I meant they may address it in the future. As in future versions of OS X.
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Mavericks is a future version of OSX.

Anyhow, despite their names being the same, they are different things and are platform dependent. And to be fair a bit, Apple has never advertised airplay working in the way that the OP wants it too. It is confusing though.
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